Student Affairs

Assistant Director of Student Conduc


University of California - Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA United States

Brief Summary of Job Duties

The Assistant Director of Student Conduct is a full-time, career staff member who serves as a member of the management team within Residential & Community Living (R&CL). As one of 8 functional units within Housing, Dining, & Auxiliary Enterprises, R&CL is responsible for the well-being and development of over 11,000 residents, manages the placement services for all students and families who live in university housing, and responds to student conduct matters across university housing. R&CL operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and has on-call staff available every day of the year.


Under the general supervision of the Director of Student Conduct & Behavioral Interventions, the Assistant Director utilizes restorative practices and an equity mindset as they:

  • Assist the Director with the adjudication of university-wide cases referred for disciplinary action, including cases warranting interim measures.
  • Maintain the administrative hearing processes as identified in the Student Conduct Code (within Campus Regulations) for university housing cases.
  • Oversee administrative case management and response coordination for student residents living in university housing and/or students utilizing services across Housing, Dining, & Auxiliary Enterprises - this includes Residence Halls, Undergraduate Apartments, Graduate Apartments, Family Student Housing Apartments, and the Dining Commons.
  • Directly supervise 3 FTE staff (Conduct Officers) who support 29 professional live-in staff with conduct case management across all residential communities.
  • Serve as the departmental liaison for R&CL management team members regarding conduct inquiries originating in university housing.
  • Lead the student conduct team in the expansion and implementation residential curriculum grounded in student development theory, restorative practices, and harm reduction.
  • Ensure that the Conduct Officers and R&CL hearing officers (Assistant Directors of Student Live, Resident Directors, and Assistant Resident Directors) maintain a clear understanding of administrative procedures and educational initiatives across residential communities.
  • Develop effective working relationships with the 60+ colleagues that make up our R&CL staff.
  • Oversee and maintain the daily operations of the Student Conduct functional area.
  • Facilitate and manage training for student conduct across all levels in R&CL – this includes but is not limited to Resident Assistants, Assistant Resident Directors, Resident Directors, and Conduct Officers.
  • Collaborate to maintain consistent procedures, protocols, and practices within student conduct case management across all residential communities.
  • Serve on departmental and campus committees as determined necessary by the Director.
  • Maintain and advance the functional operation of case management software, Advocate, as indicated by the Director.



  • Start Date: No Start Date
  • Education: Master's Degree Preferred
  • Work Experience: 4 - 6 years
  • Part/Full Time: Full-Time

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